Category: Discussions

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What is it about Bream?

I was recently talking with Bret Williams on his podcast The Classical Guitar Insider. After leaving a very entertaining session, I immediately regretted two things. Firstly I swore to much. I don’t really know...

How much are we worth? 5

How much are we worth?

Just before the Olympics began in London earlier this year, there were several articles circulating about the International Olympic Committee’s approach to live musical entertainment at the games. The IOC took a hardline stance...

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Taking care of your classical guitar hands

Today I helped my friend move house. Boxes, couches, tables, chairs. Hand killers. There are so many occasions where I have either done something reluctantly or not at all because I was afraid of...

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Profile of the week – Pavel Steidl

Pavel is a one of a kind and he is a spectacular guitarist. I have never seen anyone bring out so many nuances in the guitar and evoke such an emotional response from an...

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Why so serious?

In a recent interview posted over at the Classical Guitar Blog, Michael Chapdelaine brings up some issues about the classical music genre. He talked about classical music being “so serious” and that it isn’t...

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The top five topics that set off classical guitar flame wars on the internet

A ‘flame war’ for those of you who are unfamiliar, is a heated discussion that can easily devolve into childish mud-slinging. The anonymity of the internet has made flame wars all too common and...

What is the best classical guitar? 94

The Best Classical Guitar?

Would you like to study classical guitar? Take lessons with one of the best online classical guitar courses available. Ask 100 different guitarists what they think is the best classical guitar and you will...